Carpro Capsule

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Salud Care India Pvt Ltd

Composition for Carpro NA Capsule

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81.22
₹8.12/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Carpro Capsule

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Uses of Carpro Capsule

Carpro Capsule is used in the treatment of chest pain (Angina), arrhythmias, heart attack, hypertension, heart failure and migraine headaches.
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Side effects of Carpro Capsule

Common

Nausea, Headache, Fatigue, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Dizziness.

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How to use Carpro Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Carpro Capsule at a fixed time.
Avoid Carpro Capsule with high-fat meals such as olive oil, nuts & seeds (Brazil nuts), dark chocolate, butter and meat.

How Carpro Capsule works

Carpro capsule is a beta blocker that works specifically on the heart. It works by slowing heart rate and relaxing blood vessels to improve blood flow to the organ.

In Depth Information on Carpro Capsule

Expert advice for Carpro Capsule

  • It should preferably be taken at the same time of the day.
  • It can take 1-2 weeks for Carpro to start working.
  • Can hide symptoms of low blood sugar if you're diabetic. If you take insulin or other anti-diabetic medications, you may need to monitor your blood sugar level more closely.
  • Stopping Carpro suddenly can cause blood pressure to go up suddenly, which raises the risk of heart attack and stroke.
  • You shouldn’t use Carpro if you have a slow heartbeat or certain types of irregular heartbeats or severe liver damage.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Carpro Capsule
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Metoprolol with alcohol may have additive effects in
lowering your blood pressure. You may experience headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, fainting, and/or changes in pulse or heart rate.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Carpro Capsule may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Carpro Capsule is probably safe to use during lactation. Li
mited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Carpro Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or de
crease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Carpro Capsule is safe to use in patients with kidney diseas
e. No dose adjustment of Carpro Capsule is recommended.
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Liver
CAUTION
Carpro Capsule should be used with caution in patients with
liver disease. Dose adjustment of Carpro Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Gli 2mg Tablet, Glisen 1mg Tablet, Reclide 40 Tablet, Vozuca 0.2mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Carpro NA Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Metoprolol

Carpro is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Carpro belongs to the class of beta-blocker drug. It is not a diuretic, statin, MAOI, ACE inhibitor or calcium channel blocker
Carpro can be taken with vitamins. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Carpro does not cause anxiety. Please consult your doctor if you experience anxiety with Carpro as it may require further investigation and management.
Carpro can cause diarrhea, although rarely. Please consult your doctor as this could be due to some other underlying condition.
Carpro does not contain paracetamol (acetaminophen). Carpro belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Carpro can be taken with alprazolam. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Carpro is not indicated for the treatment of anxiety.
Carpro is not an Angiotensin Converting Enzyme (ACE) inhibitor. Carpro belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Carpro is not a diuretic. Carpro belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Carpro can rarely cause erectile dysfunction. Please consult your doctor if you experience erectile dysfunction with Carpro as you may need a change in the dose of your medicine or an alternative medicine may be given.
Carpro does not have diuretic in it. Carpro belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
It is fine to take grapefruit juice with Carpro. There are no known interactions between them. Please consult your doctor before taking Carpro with grapefruit juice.
Carpro is not a blood thinner. Carpro belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Carpro is not a statin. Carpro belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Carpro is not a vasodilator. Carpro belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers.
Carpro can cause hair loss, although very rarely. Please consult your doctor if you experience hair loss while taking Carpro.
Carpro can cause insomnia, although rarely. Please consult your doctor if you experience insomnia or other sleep problems while taking Carpro.
Ibuprofen may decrease the effects of Carpro. Talk to your doctor if you have to take both the medicines together as the dose of your medicine may need to be adjusted.
Carpro can be taken with birth control pills. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Carpro is not a controlled substance. A controlled substance is a drug or chemical whose manufacture, possession, or use is regulated by a government. Carpro belongs to a group of medicines called beta-blockers and is can be purchased from a pharmacy when prescribed a doctor.
Carpro can cause weight gain, although very rarely. Please consult your doctor if you experience weight gain with Carpro as it this could be due to some underlying condition that needs attention.
Use of Carpro is seen to be associated with constipation. Other common side effects associated with its use are nausea, headache, fatigue, dizziness, palpitations, abdominal pain, diarrhea, breathlessness and slow heart rate.
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Substitutes for Carpro

No substitutes found for this medicine
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